Sand runner

(Zool.) the turnstone.

See also: Sand

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A casting process modeling program was initiated to investigate the effect of runner design on metal flow turbulence and air entrainment in a horizontal sand runner and gating design.
And while both road running and sand running groups increased in vertical jumping ability and thigh circumference, the sand runners underwent the greatest physiological and performance changes.
His win-to-run ratio was somewhere in the 15 per cent range most seasons, but you could up that figure to around the 20 per cent mark with his sand runners.
His sand runners across the Irish Sea can be counted on one hand.
But, with the fixture set to be run on the recently installed all-weather track, Dunlop has given the whole thing a swerve' a wise move, it would seem, given his poor record with sand runners.
04pt) and you have a recipe for success with Kempton sand runners.
The vast majority of the small pool of sand runners have mostly had enough by this stage of the year.
This place has been great to me over the years," said Eyre, who enjoys a 15 per cent strike-rate with his sand runners.
Declan Carroll is quickly making a name for himself as Southwell's latest on-course trainer, and the touch landed by Magical Shot in the mile maiden will have made Midlands bookies wary of the young Irishman's future sand runners.